ICD-10 Code
International Classification of Diseases, 10th Revision
Aug 21, 2017
  ICD-10 Code for Vernal conjunctivitis H10.44

H10.44 is a valid1 ICD 10 diagnosis code.

H10.44 is valid for submission for HIPAA-covered transactions.

Chapter 7 Diseases of the eye and adnexa (H00-H59)
Section H10-H11 Disorders of conjunctiva (H10-H11)
Category H10 Conjunctivitis

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Excludes1
  • vernal keratoconjunctivitis with limbar and corneal involvement (H16.26-)
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